Take a $5 taxi ride to up Cabot Tower on Signal Hill, an excellent vantage point from which to see icebergs coming in from western Greenland. Walk down the winding cliff-ridge path leading toward the historic Battery, a tight-knit and vividly painted neighborhood on the edge of downtown. A warming cup of hot chowder awaits at Anchorage Coffee.
4. Insider’s Tip
Published on Jul 16, 2009 as a web exclusive.